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What are the OSM rules and policies?

asked 27 Jan '19, 07:59

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Question is too general. OSM is vast, multi-layered, decentralized. Please narrow your question down.

(28 Jan '19, 10:53) Vincent de P... ♦

What all of them? Given your other question is this one: [ https://help.openstreetmap.org/questions/67750/why-do-some-members-get-suspended ] and that you're (apparently) newly registered here, I'm guessing that you've had some kind of issue. Perhaps if you could clarify? You'll find this a positive and helpful community if you're respectful and positive....

(29 Jan '19, 11:10) Rostranimin

About mapping, you should read the good practices wiki.

There are other guidelines for imports, automated edits, organized editing, etc., in case you will be involved in such activities.

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answered 28 Jan '19, 23:14

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Here are the OSMF terms of use: https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Terms_of_Use

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answered 29 Jan '19, 11:15

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